Target and Best Buy Will Have the iPad 2 on March 11
The Apple iPad 2 will be sold in Target stores starting March 11 at 5pm ET, according to tweets from Target’s official Twitter account.
Pcmag.com is also stating a Target spokeswoman has said the iPad 2 will be available March 11 at 5pm ET.
Furthermore, Target is promoting their trade-in program that will be available at over 800 Target stores, enabling customers to trade in their original Apple iPad to receive a credit starting March 13.
The spokeswoman did not state how many iPad 2’s Target is expecting to have at each location on Friday or how many Target stores will have the iPad 2 on launch day.
Best Buy has also posted an iPad 2 FAQ on their website;
When will the iPad 2 be available at Best Buy?
5:00 p.m. local time on Friday, March 11th, 2011. In stores only.
Will there be a pre-order available?
What different iPad 2 models will be available?
Black and white versions of 16GB, 32GB and 64GB with wifi only as well as respective versions for Verizon 3G or AT&T 3G.
This may be a good way for those who do not have an Apple store nearby and want to get the iPad 2 on March 11.
Check with your local Target or Best Buy stores and let us know how it goes in the comments.
Originally posted 2011-03-09 00:57:31.